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Clinton appeals to Utah's Mormons in Deseret News editorial

Clinton appeals to Utah's Mormons in Deseret News editorial

Monson. Head over to the Deseret News to read the entirety of Clinton's column. "As secretary of state, I made it a cornerstone of our foreign policy to protect the rights of religious minorities around the world - from Coptic Christians in Egypt, to Buddhists in Tibet".



No Man's Sky's Murray reacts to players finding each other - Still vague

This has resulted in some confusion, given that Murray has indicated Hello Games wanted people to find each other and has put in Easter Eggs for when they do. The procedural algorithm at the heart of the game uses mathematical equations to determine where a player is within the universe and display only that part of it at one time.


Green, not gold, colour of day at Olympic diving pool

Green, not gold, colour of day at Olympic diving pool

Some say the regulators of the swimming pool turned the water to green on objective to echo the green color of Brazil's national flag. This video includes images from Getty Images . In the same article, Rio spokesman Mario Andrada also said the green was caused "by a proliferation of algae ". It's not really unsafe. "But we're always mentally prepared for unexpected situations", China's Liu Huixia , who won the gold medal with partner Chen Ruolin , told Reuters .


Yemen official: Medics say 14 killed in Saudi-led airstrike

Yemen official: Medics say 14 killed in Saudi-led airstrike

Firefighters scrambled to control the resulting blaze but were unable to rescue people inside the building. Among those killed were at least 18 civilians at a market outside Yemen's capital, Sanaa. The U.S. has done more than $100 billion in arms deals with the Saudi regime in the past several years. Reportedly the two sides agreed to reconvene in a month's time , but the venue for the talks was not confirmed.


Caught on camera: Kentucky man sets self on fire during arson attempt

Caught on camera: Kentucky man sets self on fire during arson attempt

An arsonist targeting a new barbershop in Kentucky ended up setting himself on fire in the process as surveillance video captured the entire incident. The man and woman then fled the scene in the minivan. Soon after, a man is seen emerging from the van with a lit Molotov cocktail which he tosses through the broken window.


Facebook hates ad blockers so much it now blocks them

Facebook hates ad blockers so much it now blocks them

Unlike most publishers who rely on third-party ad serving companies where the ad code is relatively easy to identify and thus block, Facebook controls the serving of ads. "Earlier today, Facebook announced that it would start trying to circumvent users with ad-blocking software and show them ads". "Our approach is to find a middle ground ".